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Firefox's about:home loading performance improved significantly

First impressions count; that is true for everything including web browsers. When it comes to web browsers, startup performance is important. If it takes (a lot) longer than the previously used browser, […]

vmPing is an open source multi-ping tool for Windows

You may have heard of the term "high ping". It is usually associated with online gaming, but is also used to denote that the internet connection is slow or that actions are […]

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How to navigate tabs in Google Chrome with the keyboard

Most Chromium-bsaed web browsers follow the default design when it comes to displaying tabs in the browser's address bar. The browser reduces the size of tab icons the more tabs you open […]

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Microsoft Edge 84 has been released

Microsoft released a new version of its Chromium-based web browser Microsoft Edge on July 16, 2020. Microsoft Edge 84 Stable is a major new update that introduces new functionality and improvements in […]

Get the Hex and RGB color codes of any shade on the screen with ColourDock

Get the Hex and RGB color codes of any shade on the screen with ColourDock

Picking out the right color when designing a website or digital artwork can be vital to make your work stand apart. Most if not all image editors come with a nifty little […]

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Microsoft hides www and https in Edge Canary address bar, then restores it

Google launched a controversial change in Chromium and the company's Chrome Canary web browser recently that hides trivial subdomains such as www and the protocol, e.g. http, in the browser's address bar. […]

Ghacks Deals: The Ultimate Scrum Foundation Certification Prep Bundle (96% off)

The Ultimate Scrum Foundation Certification Prep Bundle includes five courses in total. It includes the following five courses: User Stories for Agile Scrum + Product Owner + Business Analysis -- Discover the […]

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A look at some of the changes in Thunderbird 78

The team behind the desktop email client Thunderbird has released version 78.0 of the program officially today. The new version introduces major changes and is only offered as a direct download at […]

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Mozilla VPN launches in some countries officially

Mozilla announced the launch of the organization's VPN service, called Mozilla VPN, yesterday on the official blog. Rumors that the official launch was imminent surfaced in June 2020. The service is available […]

Check the integrity of files and text with IgorWare Hasher

Check the integrity of files and text with IgorWare Hasher

Checking the integrity of downloaded files is a good security practice to ensure that your downloads haven't been tampered with. We've seen malware being repackaged into the installers of legitimate programs, which […]

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Thunderbird 78.0 Release Imminent

MZLA Technologies Corporation has uploaded Thunderbird 78.0 to the distribution server; this means that the new major version of the email client will be released soon. Update: The release notes are up […]

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First look at Stardock Curtains

Stardock Curtains is the latest software program for Windows 10 by Stardock, a company known for tools such as the start menu replacement Start10, the desktop unclutterer Fences, or the tab-to-windows-adder Groupy. […]

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Google Chrome 84 is out with security patches

Google released Chrome 84 Stable, the latest version of the stable branch of its browser Google Chrome, to the public on July 14, 2020. The new version is a security update first […]

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Download and install programs with a single command with just-install

How do you install most software? You visit the program's page, click the download page, search for the version you want, download it, wait for it to complete and then run the […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates July 2020 overview

It is the second Tuesday of the month and that means that it is Patch Day for Windows and other Microsoft products. The Microsoft Windows July 2020 Patch Day brings security updates […]

Ghacks Deals: The CompTIA Linux Network Professional Bundle (94% off)

The CompTIA Linux Network Professional Bundle preps you for CompTIA Linux+ (XK0-004) and CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) certification exams. It includes a total of 62 hours of content and helps you with the […]

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Microsoft retires OneDrive's Fetch Files feature

Microsoft plans to remove the Fetch Files feature from its OneDrive desktop client at the end of July 2020. The feature allows OneDrive users to transfer files directly from another computer linked […]

View tab previews, save and restore sessions with the Tabby - Window & Tab Manager extension for Firefox

View tab previews, save and restore sessions with the Tabby - Window & Tab Manager extension for Firefox

Navigating through browser tabs without the help of some extension or the other can be rather difficult. Forget scrolling through the tab bar, using a vertical scrollable list can be a lot […]